Quotes

There’s something to be said for a place that hasn’t had all the rough ridden out of it yet.

Live like someone left the gate open!

A canter is a cure for every evil.  B. Disraeli

Feeling down? Saddle up!

“Jesus is not one of many ways to approach God
nor is He the best of several ways.
He is the only way.”  A W Tozer

In the end, the only person we compete against is ourself.
“For myself, losing is not coming second. It’s getting out of the water knowing you could have done better.
For myself, I have won every race I’ve been in.” Ian Thorpe

It doesn’t take a man to fight
It takes a man to reach out his hand.

Courage is when you are scared to death but you still saddle up. John Wayne

Before the winds that blow do cease, teach me to dwell within Thy calm. Before the pain has passed in peace, give me my God to sing a psalm. Help me not lose the chance to prove the fullness of enabling love.” Amy Carmichael

“Cut your own wood and it will warm you twice.”

“God gives every bird its food but He doesn’t throw it into the nest.”

“Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains; at the huge waves of the sea; at the long course of the rivers; at the vast compass of the ocean; at the circular motion of the stars… but they pass by themselves without wondering.” Augustine

“To stand by the shadows of a friendly tree with the wind tugging at your coattail and the heavens hailing your heart, to gaze and glory and to give oneself again to God, what more could a man ask? Oh the fullness, pleasure, sheer excitement of knowing God on earth.” (Jim Elliot)

“Use the talents you possess. The woods would be very quiet if the only birds who sang were those who sang the best.”

I’m the only hell my mama ever raised!

“Unless God has raised you up for this very thing, you will be worn out by the opposition of men and devils. But if God be for you, who can be against you? … Go on, in the name of God and in the power of His might, till even American slavery (the vilest that ever saw the sun) shall vanish away before it.” John Wesley to William Wilberforce in 1791

People think diamonds are a girls best friend, but only if they can be traded for a horse!

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